Explore Southern Perú – a scenic region surrounded by volcanoes and rich in Spanish and Mestizo culture. Tour Arequipa, the ‘White City,’ whose pale sillar stone buildings are striking against the towering El Misti volcano. Explore the city’s medieval monastery, baroque-style church and impressive Arequipa Cathedral. Travel through the indigenous craft communities around Lake Titicaca and visit Taquile and Uros, ancient islands where the proud residents still communicate in the Quechua language of the Inca. In Lima, examine pre-Hispanic treasures of gold, clay and cloth at the Gold Museum, and indulge in Peruvian fruit flavors at local markets and specialty juice bars.
- View the incredible Juanita Mummy
- Explore the colonial cathedrals and monasteries of Arequipa
- Hike or bike ride near Lake Titicaca
- Savor the sweet flavors of Perú at the La Gran Fruta juice bar